2014 Drew The Fog Eater Anderson Valley Pinot Noir

13.5% alc., $45. Fog-eater is a regional term used by the early settlers of Anderson Valley. This wine brings together several lots from Balo and Filigreen vineyards. Clones 777, 667, 115 and Pommard. 15% whole cluster. Feral fermentation. Aged in 16% new French oak barrels. · Moderate reddish purple color in the glass. The nose is alive with pungent herbs, subtle oak and faint cherry aromas. Light to mid weight flavors of dark red cherry, cranberry, savory herbs and pencil lead are robed in soft tannins and energetic acidity. Forward drinking, with a pleasing cut of citrus on the finish. Score: 90. Reviewed July 24, 2016

Winery: Drew Family Cellars
From article: Press Tasting of Current Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Releases